OWIMS Weekly Links & News - January 9-13, 2017
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Career Development for
Women Leaders Program
January 13, 8am-5pm (Inclement weather back-up date: January 18)
Event Audience: CDWL Program participants
Career Development Program for Women
January 23, 8am-5pm (inclement
weather back-up date: January 26)
Imposter Syndrome (Mental Models) and StrengthsFinder
Event Audience: ECDPW Program participants
Lunch and Learn Opportunity Open to All Faculty, Staff, House Staff, Post Docs, & Students (MD,
PA, Graduate and other)
by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Maya Angelou Center for Health
Happened and What Happens
Next: Race, Gender, and Making America Great Again
27, 12:00-1:30pm. Lunch provided to the first 100 who
Melissa Harris-Perry, PhD, Maya Angelou Presidential Chair, Executive Director Pro
Humanitate Institute, Founding Director Anna Julia Cooper Center, WFU; TV Host,
Public Figure, Author
Event takes place on main Medical Center Campus. Or attend via Lync Online meeting.
Registration required by January 20 at https://redcap.wakehealth.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=JEK884MJFF. Calendar
invitation with complete event details to be provided after registration.
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn
Opportunity Open to Everyone
Cognitive decline and cognitive
impairment in older women: risk factors and interventions
Espeland, PhD, Professor of PHS-Biostatistical Sciences
Registration required by February 17 at https://redcap.tsi.wfubmc.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=J7JT8AMDJL.
Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Opportunity Open to All
Faculty, Staff, House Staff, Post Docs, & Students (MD, PA, Graduate and
The State of Women in Academic Medicine: The Pipeline, and Pathways to
March 23, 11:30-1pm
Carol Shively, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Comparative Medicine and
Director of the Office of Women in Medicine and Science
required by March 21 at https://redcap.wakehealth.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=J947YPAHN8.
Women’s Health and Sex Differences Research Day Open to All Faculty, Staff, House Staff, Post Docs,
& Students (MD, PA, Graduate and other)
April 6, 8:00 am-3:00pm
The Gender Gap: Pain and Addiction
Becker, PhD, Senior Research Scientist, MBNI; Professor of Psychology and
Psychiatry; Senior Neuroscience Scholar, Reproductive Science Program
And Plenary speaker: Charles Carson, PhD, ABPP, Robert H. and Anna B. Culton Endowed
Professor of Psychology, University of Kentucky College of Arts & Sciences
more about the Call for Abstracts (deadline extended to January 6), the
featured speakers and to register at: www.wakehealth.edu/owims/whrd/.
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Women’s March on
Washington: On Saturday, January 21, women (and
the others who support them) will gather in Washington DC to march from the
Lincoln Memorial to the White House.
Official Winston bus site / Church group bus
now open - L’Oréal USA For Women in Science program awards five post‐doctoral women scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each. Applicants are
selected from a variety of fields, including the life and physical/material
sciences, technology (including computer science), engineering, and
mathematics. Applications due by February 3, 2017.
Learn more at www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience.
Adventures in Mentoring: Lessons Learned from a Peer Mentor
Teaching, Coaching and Mentoring Adult Learners: Lessons for professionalism and
The Global Challenge in
Neuroscience Education and Training: The MBL Perspective
Give Women the Space to Contribute in Meetings
Time Management Tips & Strategies (Epic How-to Methods)